Bondstone
Bondstone Bond"stone`, n. [Bond,n.+ stone.] (Masonry) A stone running through a wall from one face to another, to bind it together; a binding stone. [1913 Webster]

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  • bondstone — noun Date: 1823 a stone long enough to extend through the full thickness of a wall to bind it together …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • bondstone — /bond stohn /, n. a stone, as a perpend, for bonding facing masonry to a masonry backing. [1835 45; BOND1 + STONE] * * * …   Universalium

  • bondstone — noun A stone for bonding masonry to a similar backing …   Wiktionary

  • bondstone — n. stone running through a wall to bind it together (Masonry) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • bondstone — bond•stone [[t]ˈbɒndˌstoʊn[/t]] n. bui a stone, as a perpend, for bonding facing masonry to a masonry backing • Etymology: 1835–45 …   From formal English to slang

  • bondstone — ˈbänˌstōn noun Etymology: bond (III) + stone 1. : a stone running through a masonry wall to bind it together 2. : a stone that joins the coping above a gable to the upper surface of a wall * * * /bond stohn /, n. a stone, as a perpend, for… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Bonder — Bond er, n. 1. One who places goods under bond or in a bonded warehouse. [1913 Webster] 2. (Masonry) A bonding stone or brick; a bondstone. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • bondstones — noun plural of bondstone …   Wiktionary

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  • fastener — Synonyms and related words: adhesive, affixation, anchor, annexation, attachment, band, bandage, bar, barrette, bellyband, belt, bind, binding, binding stone, binding twine, bobby pin, bollard, bolt, bond, bonder, bondstone, box hook, brace,… …   Moby Thesaurus

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